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The early-morning robbery happened in a Montgomery Street building near Schenectady Avenue, police said.

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The man told a worker “if you don’t serve me, I’m going to shoot you," police said.

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An officer spotted the pair breaking into an apartment from a fire escape, police said.

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The robbers have held up five stores within a week, police said.

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The robbery suspect walked up to the 18-year-old's BMW with a gun, police said.

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The suspects robbed a laundromat, restaurant and smoke shop, police said.

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Paul Mathurin, 31, was arrested for menacing and reckless endangerment after Sunday's shooting.

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Paul Mathurin was holding a 9 mm gun when police shot him at Rogers and Lefferts avenues, the NYPD said.

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Two passengers pulled a knife on the driver as their friends were inside McDonald's, police said.

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A male suspect punctured 12 car tires on a block of Lefferts Avenue on the Jewish Sabbath, police said.

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The arrest is part of this week’s crime blotter from the  71st Precinct  in Crown Heights.

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The NYPD released surveillance footage of a man they say broke into at least two homes this month.

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Dion James was found on the corner of Union Street with gunshot wounds to the back, police said.

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The female suspect forcibly took $180 from the man after he refused to give her money, police said.

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The burglaries took place within two weeks, and all but two of them were on one residential side street.